Senior Journalist Hasan Askari urges Minister Local Government for departmental action against SBCA PRO
Hasan Askari Senior Journalist and Publisher of Book “ Almiya e Karachi” urged Syed Nasir Hussain Shah Minister Local Government Sindh for departmental action against Amjad Ali Public Relations Officer (PRO) of Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) due to the using delay tactics in payment of his dues from almost two years.
Senior Journalist in a letter to Minister Local Government informed that he is in the field of journalism from 35 years, and launched his book titled “Almiya e Karachi” based on the issues of Karachi city , and the souvenir in which many departmental heads messages and advertisement were published .
He mentioned in a letter to Minister that DG SBCA also issued Release order of advertisement worth rupees 25 thousand whose bill has still not cleared from almost two years .
He stated that , He contacted to the concerned officer of SBCA Public Relations Officer namely Amjad Ali several times in the period of two years for the clearance of his dues but every time he presented lame excuses .
He also added, the said officer of SBCA is not cooperating with journalists and also a causing rift between department and journalists due to his non professional attitude.
He asked Minister Local Government to take immediate action against Amjad Ali for a better relations between department and journalists.
However, It was learned that Hasan Askari submitted the same application in the office of Director General SBCA and Secretary Local Government Sindh for immediate action against Amjad Ali PRO SBCA.